The Rock Wall

Picnic comin’. There’s a big ol’ Carnival semi and trailer parked on the north side of our building. Monday morning, Rhonda Friar was guiding a tour of two of her grandkids to find dragons the little grandson had seen. He could tell you how many were blue, green, red – the usual dragon colors. Adrian

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It’s Picnic time again

Once more it is picnic time again, in fact the 138th Annual Picnic.  Each year we pause to remember day’s gone bye, renew old friendships, meet new friends, have some school class reunions, and enjoy the carnival and entertainment in our City Park and our downtown area.  Certainly, we at the Police Department want to

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Fairest of the Fair

2019 LAND O LAKES YOUTH FAIR ROYALTY – The 2019 Royalty Coronation was held on July 9 at the Land O Lakes Fairgrounds. The eight contestants were escorted by brothers and friends for a great evening. Michaela Hicks was the guest speaker for the eve ning and focused her points on the impact that student leadership

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MDC agents make arrests in walnut timber theft cases

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and cooperating agencies including the El Dorado Springs Police department and the Sheriff’s Departments in Cedar St. Clair and Vernon Counties have conducted multiple investigations of walnut timber theft in three counties. These investigations have led to multiple felony and misdemeanor charges against eight suspects. Most of the thefts

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Picnic Armband Winners

   SUN ANNUAL ARMBAND HUNT – The Winners of the Picnic Armbands for 2019 are: (from left) Justin Swager,(didn’t take him long to figure out the first clue);  double winner Jami Crouch, (she correctly interpreted clues two and four); Jessica LaFalce (picked up the third armband) and Darin Lumley, winner of armband number 5 (he

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El Do Youth announces partnership with West Central

El Do Youth, Incorporated, is proud to announce a partnership agreement with West Central Missouri Community Action Agency which will bring new and expanded programming to community and area residents. The El Do Youth Board is responsible for the renovation of one of El Dorado Springs’ most well-known buildings, the old Liston School at 508

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Save our hospital

Editor: Back in the early spring I stated experiencing severe pain and swelling in my left leg. After a trip to the doctor and some tests at the hospital the result was a blood clot. I got to spend a couple days in the hospital, staff and care was great. The swelling also had caused

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Square Dance during Picnic

On Friday, July 19, the Mo-Kan Square Dancers will havie a dance with Jay Wright calling. This will be held from 7:30 to 10 p.m. in one of the buildings on the grounds of Vernon County Fairgrounds, Nevada. Admission is $5 per adult dancer and $3 per youth dancer. All dancers and interested persons are

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‘Summer in ElDo’ trivia night

ElDo Youth Inc. will  host “Summer in ElDo” Trivia Night beginning at 7 p.m.Saturday, Aug. 3. Cost is $40 for a team of 4 or fewer.  Additional team members up to a total of 7 per team may be added at $10 per person. As in past trivia matches, the first 5 questions will deal

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